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LeBron banner could rise again in Cleveland
CLEVELAND (AP) -- A 10-story tall LeBron James could tower over downtown again....

Atlanta mayor: Talked to 6 possible Hawks owners

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ATLANTA (AP) -- Mayor Kasim Reed said Tuesday he has already talked with six potential buyers of the Atlanta Hawks and expects a sale of the team to move quickly after racially charged comments by owner Bruce Levenson and general manager Danny Ferry....

Amusement park won't rename coaster 'King James'
SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) -- Ohio's Cedar Point amusement park is partnering with the LeBron James Family Foundation instead of renaming a roller coaster for the basketball superstar....

Hawks apologize for racially charged comments

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ATLANTA (AP) -- The Atlanta Hawks released an open letter of apology to fans and city of Atlanta on Saturday, saying the organization "did not do the right thing" to correct racially inflammatory words and innuendos "over a period of years."...

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Aug. 30-Sept. 14 (AP) -- FIBA World Cup of Basketball, Spain....

Hawks GM Ferry takes indefinite leave of absence

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ATLANTA (AP) -- Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry took an indefinite leave of absence Friday, making the move under fire for his racially charged comments about a player....

George apologizes for Twitter comments on Ray Rice
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- NBA star Paul George defended Ray Rice on Twitter, then backtracked less than an hour later by deleting the posts and apologizing to women and victims of domestic violence....



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